Sony UK has issued a service advisory for its 21 digital cameras including the DSC F717 and DSC P10. The problem is with the LCD panel and/or electronic viewfinder showing either a distorted image or no image when used in camera mode.
Sony UK Service Advisory
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It has recently come to our attention that a limited number of Sony Digital Still Cameras that incorporate an image sensor device, CCD Chip, manufactured from October 2002 through March 2004 may exhibit the following condition:
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